August 1889 issue of the Oread
, student newspaper of Shimer College during the late Seminary period
of the school's history. Digitized by Northern Illinois University.
This issue opens with a report on "A Trip to Alaska" by Alice Ives Breed
Then a women's seminary located in Mount Carroll, Illinois, Shimer is today a very small coeducational college in Chicago with a Great Books curriculum
and the nation's longest-running college early entrance program